• MOUNT FAIE 1.350 m

    Easy hike to a super panoramic peak in Valgrande National Park
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MOUNT FAIE' 1.350 m

This hike takes place just above Verbania over Lake Maggiore, only 1h 30 min drive from Milan or 1h from Malpensa Airport. We will go inside the Valgrande National Park. You can easily reach Verbania by train from Milan

Easy and short hike on a panoramic peak above the Maggiore Lake Just 1h driving from Milan. We are at the gates of the valgrande National Park, the largest wilderness area in Italy

MAIN FEATURES:

TREK AREA: Piedmont, North Piedmont
SEASON: Summer, Autumn, Spring
DURATION (days): 1
HIKING DIFFICULTY: T2 - Mountain hike
PHYSICAL EFFORT:: Medium to low
MAX ALTITUDE (meters): : 1350
ELEVATION GAIN (meters): : 450
PEOPLE MIN.: 2
PEOPLE MAX:: 8

We will start from a lovely alpine pasture above Verbania with beautiful lake views. We will walk inside a beautiful beech wood, we will reach the "door" of the Valgrande having the chance to see it from its borders. We will reach the panoramic ridge that with steep trail will take us to the top of the mountain. At the top of Monte Faiè the view will be great! we will see the Monte Rosa and most of the Valgrande peaks like the Mount Pedum (the stone symbol in the hearth of the National Park) while on the opposite side we will have the view on the sprakly waters of Lake Maggiore. From this point of view we can understand and discover part of the alpine geomorphology and the shaping of northern Italy great lakes.

MOUNT FAIE HIKE GALLERY

MOUNT FAIE - MAP VIEW

HIKING SCHEDULE

This schedule can be modified according to the group needs


  • h 7.00 - From your hotel in Milan or from Malpensa Airport, we reach San Bernardino Verbano by private car (extra cost). Breakfast in excellent pastry bar for a real sweet Italian breakfast
  • h 9.30 - Hiking start
  • h 12.30 - Lunch break
  • h 13.30 - Descent and return back to the valley
  • h 15.30 - Hiking end and little aperitif
  • h 16.30 - Return to Milan or Malpensa by private car (extra cost)
  • Arrival in Milan h 18.30 or Malpensa airport 18.00

MOUNT FAIE - MAP VIEW

HIKING SCHEDULE

This schedule can be modified according to the group needs


  • h 7.00 - From your hotel in Milan or from Malpensa Airport, we reach San Bernardino Verbano by private car (extra cost). Breakfast in excellent pastry bar for a real sweet Italian breakfast
  • h 9.30 - Hiking start
  • h 12.30 - Lunch break
  • h 13.30 - Descent and return back to the valley
  • h 15.30 - Hiking end and little aperitif
  • h 16.30 - Return to Milan or Malpensa by private car (extra cost)
  • Arrival in Milan h 18.30 or Malpensa airport 18.00

MOUNT FAIE HIKE GALLERY

HIKING DETAILS: HOW TO – DETAILS – WHAT TO BRING

DAILY HIKE PRICES AND FEATURES

€ 65,00
per person

2 People

€ 50,00
per person

3 - 4 People

€ 40,00
per person

5 - 6 People

€ 35,00
per person

7 - 8 People

  • Prices are meant for a guided day hike from Milan city area or Malpensa Airport within a 2h 30 min drive from Milan.
  • You don't have a car! don't worry! Trekupitaly hiking guide will give you a ride to your destination using the car-pooling formula (very cheap)!
  • For single person or special needs there is always a solution!

Don't miss the chance to discover Italian mountains in your stay in Milan!

CONTACTS AND ADDRESS

 Davide Adamo - Trekking guide
     Via Monte Rosa 40
     20081 ABBIATEGRASSO (MI), Italy
 Tel.: +39 347 38 63 474
 Email: info@trekupitaly.com

associated with:

 Gea Piemonte